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Current Exhibitions

Bunny Harvey, Harmonies of the World, 1990. Oil on Canvas, 78 x 78 inches. Courtesy of the artist.
Bunny Harvey: Four Decades
Sep 16 2015 – Dec 13 2015
Unknown (Flemish). Tapestry (Lovers?).  Overall: 169 3⁄4 x 105 in. (431.2 x 266.7 cm).  Gift of  Mr. and Mrs. Galen Stone. 1924.9
Sight Unseen: The Davis Reveals Its Hidden Tapestries
Sep 16 2015 – Oct 25 2015, Nov 3 2015 - Dec 13 2015
Käthe Kollwitz. The Parents (plate 3) from the portfolio “War,” 1923.  Sheet: 18 x 22 in. (45.7 x 55.9 cm).  Museum purchase, Marjorie Schechter Bronfman ’38 and Gerald Bronfman Endowment for Works on Paper.  2014.127.3
The Krieg Cycle: Käthe Kollwitz and World War I
Sep 16 2015 – Dec 13 2015
Farideh Lashai, When I Count, There Are Only You...But When I Look, There Is Only a Shadow, 2012-2013 suite of 80 photo-intaglio prints with projection of animated images 11 3/4 x 9 inches (each) | 75 1/2 x 122 inches (overall size) Courtesy of Leila Heller Gallery, New York/Dubai and The Estate of Farideh Lashai
Farideh Lashai: Only A Shadow
Sep 16 2015 – Dec 13 2015
John Baldessari, Throwing Three Balls in the Air to Get a Straight Line (Best of Thirty-Six  Attempts), sheet from artist book consisting of folio cover and fourteen leaves, 1973. 9 5/8 in. x   12 3/4 in. (24.4 cm x 32.4 cm). Museum purchase, The Nancy Gray Sherrill, Class of 1954,   Acquisition Fund. 2007.161 © John Baldessari
Measuring The World: Photography, Geography and Description
Sep 16 2015 – Dec 13 2015

Permanent Collections

Study Gallery
Study Gallery
American Art
American Art
Perceiving Space in Art
Perceiving Space in Art
Stories, Ideals, Beliefs

Recent Acquisitions

Radcliffe Bailey
Notes From Tervuren
Optician's Sign
Anne Allen, after Jean-Baptiste Pillement, Nouvelle Suitte de Cahiers chinois…a l’usage des déssinateurs et des Peintres, ca. 1796-98. Series of 5 etchings, each with two copperplates inked à la poupée in colors. Museum purchase, The Dorothy Johnston Towne (Class of 1923) Fund, 2010.103.1-.5
Anne Allen after Jean-Baptiste Pillement
Nouvelle Suitte...
Soleil du Matin
Francis Alÿs
The Parents
Childbirth Tray (Desco da Parto) with The Triumph of Love
Laylah Ali
Untitled (Greenheads)
John Wilson
Martin Luther King Jr.
Samantha Simpson
A Promise is a Promise
Louise Bourgeois
Hanging Figure
The Madonna and Child between Saints Ulrich and Afra with...
Unknown (Lima School), Portrait of a Young Woman , ca. late 18th century, Oil on canvas, 54 3/4'' x 39 1/4'', Museum purchase, Funded by Wellesley College Friends of Art, 2011.17
Portrait of a Young Woman
Rania Matar
Clara #2, Beirut
Emil Nolde, Prinzess and Bettler (Princess and Beggar), 1906. Woodcut in black ink on wove paper. 8 5/8 in. x 9 in. Museum purchase, The Class of 1947 Acquisition Fund, 2013.119
Prinzess And Bettler
Klasse Number 7A
Cranach I
Death of Marcus Curtius
Head of a Woman

Upcoming Exhibitions

The Game Worlds of Jason Rohrer exhibition catalog, distributed by MIT Press.
The Game Worlds of Jason Rohrer
Feb 10 2016 - Jun 26 2016
Angelica Kauffmann, Valentine, Proteus, Sylvia and Giulia in the Forest (Scene from "Two Gentlemen of Verona" Act V, Scene IV), 1788. Oil on canvas. Museum purchase in memory of Winifred Herman Friedman (Class of 1945). 1976.34
That Right Promethean Fire: Shakespeare Illustrated
Feb 10 2016 - Jun 5 2016
Circle of Annibale Carracci, Christ and the Woman of Samaria, ca. 1620-30.  Oil on canvas, 13 1/4 in. x 20 in. (33.7 cm x 50.8 cm). Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur K. Solomon. 1953.21.
Gendered Value: Curators’ Choice
Feb 10 2016 - Jun 5 2016
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